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Transfer Photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to Laptop with a Free iTunes Alternative

2017-09-26 16:44:35 Posted by Cedric Grantham to iPhone Data Transfer

If you are finding some free and easy ways to transfer photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to laptop, then, try EaseUS MobiMover Free iPhone data transfer software and iTunes to export and backup iPhone 8/8 Plus photos.

The iPhone camera gets more advanced and better with each new iteration. With the improved quality and resolution, the photos stored on your iPhone 8 takes considerable space. For fixing this problem, you need to transfer photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to laptop. And, here, we offer you two choices to export iPhone 8 photos to the laptop with Windows 10/8/7, one is using a free third-party iPhone data transfer software - EaseUS MobiMover Free, and the other is using iTunes that is the official tool for iPhone data backup.

Transfer photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to Laptop with MobiMover Free

EaseUS MobiMover Free is the unique free iPhone data transfer software in the world that enable users to move almost all the iPhone files to laptop or PC with Windows OS, such as contacts, messages, notes, calendars, voice mails, books, Safari bookmarks & history, photos, videos, and audios. With MobiMover, you needn’t do more operations except for one-click. Besides, What makes MobiMover Free the best iTunes alternative is its free choice on transfer a certain data type, which means you can choose to export only photos to laptop instead of the total iPhone 8 data.

1. Install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your laptop. Please make sure your laptop is running Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10. Moreover, iTunes installation is also required only for data access. 

2. Connect your iPhone 8/8 Plus to the computer with its original USB cable and tap "Trust This Computer" if required. Open MobiMover and choose "Transfer to Computer" in the main interface. Check "Photos Library" to export the photos in your camera roll.

transfer music from iphone to pc

3. Click "Browse" button in the sample image above to set a customized path for exported photos if you need. If not, MobiMover will send the photos to a desktop folder named "Exported by MobiMover" with the date along with.

set the storage path

4. Finally, click "Transfer" button to begin to transfer photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to laptop. If your friends or family members are iPhone X users, you can recommend MobiMover Free to them to easily transfer photos from iPhone X to PC.

begin to transfer

Transfer Photos from iPhone 8/8 Plus to Laptop with iTunes

iTunes backup is different from MobiMover Free as said before. If you want to transfer photos on iPhone 8/8 Plus, you have to back up all the files on it.

1. Download and install the latest iTunes version on your laptop.

2. Connect your iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus with its USB cable to the computer and run iTunes. 

3. Click the iPhone device in the upper left corner of iTunes, then click "This computer" and "Back Up Now" to transfer the whole iPhone 8/8 Plus data to the computer, including photos. 

back up iphone 8 with itunes